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The 14 greatest celebrity quotes of 2013

They say the darndest things.

IT’S ONLY WORDS, and words are all I have – to take your breath away.

Robin Thicke

On his smash hit “Blurred Lines” and accusations of the song being demeaning to women.

Source: PA Wire/Press Association Images

Shane Filan

On not telling his Westlife band members about his debts and bankruptcy for many years.

Source: Yui Mok/PA

Sinead O’Connor

In an open letter to Miley Cyrus, Sinead dispensed some advice that led to a spat on social media.

Source: Yui Mok/PA

Kanye West

On his daughter, North, with Kim Kardashian.

Source: AP/Press Association Images

Taylor Swift

On her unluckiness in love.

Source: Samir Hussein/PA

Jamie Dornan

The Irish actor on getting the part of Christian Grey in the film adaptation of the erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey.

Source: Empics Entertainment

Russell Brand

On his ideological beliefs. Brand was later accused of political hypocrisy by many, including The Sun newspaper.

Source: Yui Mok/PA

Justin Bieber

Caused an international furore this year in Anne Frank’s house in Amsterdam, writing this message in the guest book.

Source: AP/Press Association Images

Lady Gaga

One of Lady Gaga’s tweets during a very public and angry Twitter fight with former friend and gossip blogger Perez Hilton.

Source: AP/Press Association Images

Prince William

On his and Kate Middleton’s new son, the future King George.

Source: Mike Egerton/PA

Angelina Jolie

On her decision to undergo a preventative double mastectomy procedure due to her high risk of breast cancer.

Source: AP/Press Association Images


Rihanna and Chris Brown, who split after a violent altercation in 2009, rekindled their relationship in 2013. Rihanna had this to say on her decision. (The pair were to later split for a second time.)

Source: AP/Press Association Images

Nigella Lawson

On her life with ex-husband Charles Saatchi and his accusations of her drug use.

Source: AP/Press Association Images

Niall Horan…’s Mammy

On her baby boy.

Source: Adam Davy/PA

Hungry for more celebrity crazy inanity? Check out all The Dredge celebrity round-ups from the past year… Go on, you’re worth it>

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